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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2020, 03:36 PM
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Cracked steering column sleeve

The steering column sleeve on my 1939 Ford is cracked down near the steering box. Is this a major problem? Is there an easy fix short of removing the entire steering column. It grinds a little when...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 607
Replacing points on 39 Ford

Iím getting ready to replace the points on my 39 Ford Deluxe with the electronic igniter. Is this a straight forward change or are there some tricks to it.
Iím keeping everything at 6 volts so...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Temperature gauge assembly

I am replacing the temperature gauge assembly on my 1939 Ford and am having trouble getting the old nut off the head. Iíve tried soaking it with master blaster but it wonít budge.
Any ideas?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Re: Temperature gauge assembly

Do you carry the gauge? Your second sentence said you used to stock them.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Temperature gauge assembly

I need a temperature gauge assembly for my 1939 Ford Deluxe. part # 91A-10883.
Every site I have tried informs me that the part has been discontinued.

Any ideas where else to look.

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Re: Temperature wire

The temperature sender on a 39 flathead ford
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Temperature wire

I need to remove the temperature probe from the head cover so I can remove the headcover. I canít get it loose from the head and I donít want to take the dashboard apart. Can the wire be cut and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Stuck Valve

I have a stuck valve that we have tried Mystery Oil, tapping on the valve and today removed the intake. The valve will not come down.

Any more ideas.

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 967

How do you mount a seal beam headlight into a 39 Ford headlight bucket? When my father had the car he put the extensions on but I wanted to go back to the flush with the fender look.

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Finally hooked up new battery after sitting idle for a few years. All new wires.
When I hit the starter button I get ďkerplunkĒ kind of noise. Nothing else.

Still the original motor so I assume...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-14-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Hood Ornament for 39 Deluxe

Anyone ever have a problem with a new hood ornament fitting on the original hood. I bought one from Bob Drake and it does not contour properly to the hood.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Re: Hood arm & spring support

I bought the spring supports from Bob Drake. I do have the 2 holes in the pinch welded area.
Guess I bought the wrong ones. I have the old springs and they didn't have the small brackets.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Hood arm & spring support

Do I need the small bracket that comes on one version of the spring support. The new ones I bought do not have the small bracket that attaches to the firewall.
I read where some 39 Ford Deluxes used...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-04-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Carpet for a 39

Thinking about putting carpet on front floorboard instead of replacing the old rubber mats. Are there any companies that specialize in this type of work?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-01-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Re: Quarter window seal

Yes, on a 39 fordor
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Quarter window seal on a 39

Anyone had a problem with the replacement seals on the quarter window being too big? I bought mine from Dennis Carpenter and they are too big for my 39 Ford deluxe
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Quarter window seal

Has anyone had a problem with replacement seals for my quarter windows on my 1939 4 door deluxe being to big? I bought the seals from Dennis Carpenter
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Re: Replacing rear qtr window

1939 Ford Deluxe Fordor
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-23-2020, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Replacing rear qtr window

What is best to use to reset glass in Rear quarter window frame to seal it? It appeared to be some sort of rubberized window channel in the original.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-19-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Installing Wind cord

Iím trying to install the windcord above the doors . Looking for advice as to how to attach.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-18-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,533
Radial tires on old rims

I am restoring my grandfatherís 39 Ford. As far as I know it has the original rims. Will radial tires work or should I stick with bias ply.?
I read somewhere that radials can cause stress on these...
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